Giorgio Armani

When you say or think of Italian fashion, chances are that the first name that pops into your head is Giorgio Armani. His long standing adventure in this business made him an icon for the industry and his influence is all over the place. Born on July 11, 1934 in a small Italian town, Giorgio […]

Giorgio Armani has joined the campaign to get curvier models on the catwalk – and calls on fellow designer to follow his example. “I have never liked thin girls and never sent them down the catwalk,” Armani says. “At my shows you will find girls in size 42 (US size 8), outfits. Sure, I choose […]

U2 lead singer Bono says he admires Italian designer Giorgio Armani because he is ‘in control of his destiny’. According to contactmusic.com, Bono confesses that he likes expensive clothing, which includes Armani’s brand Rogan. Rogan also make jeans for Bono’s wife Ali Hewson’s ethical clothing range Edun. He says: ‘Giorgio Armani is my favorite designer, […]

Giorgio Armani’s Area Manager Far East, Mr Fabio Piazza, was in Brunei to see what opportunities the country has to offer the renowned Italian fashion house. Mr Piazza said Armani was expanding rapidly in China. There are a number of strategic outlets also in Singapore. He was surveying the market in Brunei, Bangkok and Jakarta. […]

The Chanel sunglasses of the fashion industry are turning to London as the New York circus closes today. And, this time, London fashion week promises much more than the rather downbeat affair it has become over the past decade after the huge drift of designers to Paris, Milan and New York. With a little help […]

Fiat is enabling budding designers around the world to put their designs in front of one of the world’s most famous designers, Giorgio Armani, with the fashion legend joining the judging panel for the “Fiat 500 Wants You” design competition. As it finalises the re-birth of its own legend, the Fiat 500, the Italian car […]

Giorgio Armani opens the button on the cuff of his navy cashmere jacket and loosens the brown alligator strap of his limited-edition white gold Borgo 21 watch. It’s a muggy day in Paris and, as he watches final rehearsals for his haute-couture womenswear show, the Italian designer is feeling the heat. The stakes in the […]

Celebrities descended on Paris yesterday for the start of the haute couture collections, with fashion houses Christian Dior, Valentino and Giorgio Armani offering their take on red-carpet glamour with precious handmade creations. Dior designer John Galliano thrilled a Hollywood crowd led by Drew Barrymore, Cher, Liv Tyler and Mischa Barton with his spectacular show inspired […]

With Christian Dior, Giorgio Armani and Valention in the bag yesterday, all eyes are on Chanel, Givenchy, Lacroix, Versace and newcomer Eric Tibush on the catwalks in Paris today, the second day of the Haute Couture Week. Causing the most excitement so far this week is John Galliano’s new ‘galliano’ line which is due to […]

Armani’s men next season are all about luxe, casual elegance: smart white sneakers with their suits, belted front-creased trousers, cropped jackets and Nehru collars. And Giorgio Armani had all of it on his catwalk this afternoon. “Being sexy as a man is not about being muscular,” he said afterwards. “It’s the way he looks at […]

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